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Dalphon
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Dalphon, Son of Haman
Dalphon, Son of Haman (דַּלְפוֹן‎, dalphon). The second in a list of the ten sons of Haman killed by the Jewish people (Esth 9:7).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Dalphon (Person)
DALPHON (PERSON) [Heb dalpôn (דַּלְפֹּון)]. One of the ten sons of Haman (Esth 9:7). On problems surrounding the list of names see ADALIA (PERSON). The etymology of Dalphon (LXX delpōn, A-Text adelphon—due to inner Greek corruption, so Tov 1982: 5) remains unclear (Paton Esther ICC, 70 and Gehman 1924
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Dalphon
Dalphon. Haman’s son killed by the Jews in the aftermath of the plot against Mordecai (Est 9:7).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Dalphon
Dalphon dalʹfon [Heb. dalp̱ôn—‘crafty’]. The second of the ten sons of Haman, slain by the Jews (Est. 9:7).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Dalphon
DALPHON Haman’s son killed by the Jews in the aftermath of the plot against Mordecai (Est 9:7).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Dalphon
DALPHON. The second of the ten sons of Haman who were put to death by the Jews after the triumph of Queen Esther (Est 9:6–13).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Dalphon
Dalphon (Heb. dalp̱ôn)One of the 10 sons of Haman executed for trying to kill all the Jews in Persia (Esth. 9:7).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Dalphon
Dalphon [dălˊfŏn] (Heb. dalp̱ôn “crafty”). One of the ten sons of Haman executed by the Jews for trying to kill all the Jews in Persia (Esth. 9:7).
Catholic Bible Dictionary
Dalphon
DALPHON One of the ten sons of Haman, vizier of King Ahasuerus (Esth 9:7). He was executed for plotting to murder Jewish exiles in Persia.
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Dalphon
Dal´phon (swift), the second of the ten sons of Haman. Esther 9:7. (b.c. 510.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Dalphon
DAL´PHON (dalʹfon). The second of the ten sons of Haman, killed by the Jews on the thirteenth of Adar (Esther 9:7).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Dalphon
DALPHON [dal FON] — the second of the ten sons of Haman, who was the adviser to King Ahasuerus. All of Haman’s sons were hanged like their father (Esth. 9:7).
See also
Relatives
Haman Father
Adalia Brother
Vaizatha Brother
Parshandatha Brother
Poratha Brother
Parmashta Brother
Aridatha Brother
Aridai Brother
Arisai Brother
Aspatha Brother
Hammedatha Grandfather